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Linkers - contrast

 

The following ESL resources are available for Linkers - contrast:

 
 
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Contrast linkers - sentence assembly
Students arrange segments to make seven statements using different language for contrast - conjunctions, adverbs etc
 
 

 

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Linkers - sentence linking
Ss join pairs of sentences using coordinating conjunctions or adverbs
 
 

 

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Linkers (mixed) sentence assembly
Cut up grid. Ss make nine senetences. Tests linkers for contrast
 
 

 

 
 
 
Contrast linkers - although, though, despite and however (7)
Three-choice, 13-question multiple choice quiz.
 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 
 
Contrast linkers matching exercise (210)
Join the sentences or clauses containing contrast linking words and phrases.
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

General English course books (adults)

Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover 

Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate 

Vaughan Jones   Susan Kay   
 
Unit 6 Digital  Pages 60 - 51
(1) Exercise : ,matching two sentences or segments containing linkers. (2) Classifying linkers : addition, contrast, cause and effect (reason and result. (3) Adding linkers to short news paragraphs. (4) Essay writing: mobile phones, for and against.
 
 
New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book book cover 

New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book 

Peter Moore   Sarah Cunningham   
 
Module 8 Fame and fortune  Page 92 
Example sentences on the pros and cons of being rich and famous. Long text with multiple-choice exercise
 
 
New Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover 

New Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate 

Susan Kay   Vaughan Jones   
 
Unit 6 Eat  Page 61   Linkers in writing
 
 

General English adult course resource packs

Reward Pre-Intermediate Resource Pack  book cover 

Reward Pre-Intermediate Resource Pack  

Sue Kay   
 
35 Meal-times  Page 35 
Questionnaire about eating habits. Students question their partners and then make statements contrasting eating habits
 
 

ESL lesson plans

How Donald Trump got rich: a tale of three Trumps

US Election ESL worksheet 1 Donald Trump ESL worksheet 2 Donald Trump worksheet 3 Donald Trump ESL worksheet 4 Donald Trump ESL worksheet 5 Donald Trump ESL worksheet 6
B1 / B2 Complete lesson Skills: split reading; discussion; role play Vocabulary: business and economics

Download A Tale of Three Trumps for B1/B2 (PDF)
C1 Complete lesson Skills: split reading; discussion; Grammar: participle clauses

Download A Tale of Three Trumps for C1 (PDF)
 

US Election Special 2016

US Election ESL worksheet 1 US Election ESL worksheet 2 US Election ESL worksheet 3 US Election ESL worksheet 4
B2/C1 Complete lesson Vocabulary: politics, elections; skills: discussing elections and issues.

Download Politics and the US Election (PDF)
 

Wear high heels or go home: gender discrimination at work

Gender descrimination ESL worksheet 1 Gender descrimination ESL worksheet 2 Gender descrimination ESL worksheet 3
B2/C1 Complete lesson Vocabulary work clothes; skills: gender discrimination; grammar: reported speech.

Download Workplace gender discrimination (PDF)
 

English grammar notes

Comparison with as...as

Comprehensive grammar reference notes, illustrated.
Grammar notes on comparison with as..as 1 Grammar notes on comparison with as..as 2 Grammar notes on comparison with as..as 3
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